Forensic Fashion
(c) 2006-present R. Macaraeg


>Costume Studies
>>1831 Penins, Malay panglima
>>>kris daggers
>>>>keris tajong
Subjectpanglima rebel chief
Culture: Peninsular Malay
Setting: Malay Peninsula late 18-19thc
Objectkeris tajong dagger

​Royal Armouries Museum > Oriental Gallery *
"Sword (kris)  Peninsula Malayan
The wooden hilt, in the form of a Garuda figure, is less inclined than comparable Sulawesi examples.
  The blade has seven waves or lok, and its pamor would reappear on cleaning." ...

* Malay Art Gallery
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​Malay Art Gallery *